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Security has been very tight throughout the Prince's visit.
It was politically desirable to have a tight economic policy.
tight control of costs
holidays for people on a tight budget
Things will be a little tight for a few months.
Keep the windows tightly closed.
The campaign had been tightly controlled from start to finish.
The skirt fits a little too tightly around the waist.
This is the British English definition of tight. View American English definition of tight.
the period of 40 days before Easter, starting on Ash Wednesday, when some Christians stop eating...
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